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Ex-NFL Player Gets 2 Years For $1.5M Insurance Fraud

Law360, New York (January 25, 2018, 10:13 PM EST) -- A California federal judge on Thursday sentenced former New York Giants football player Marcus Buckley to two years in prison and ordered him to pay back more than $1.5 million for his role in an insurance fraud scheme involving a claims administrator, prosecutors said in a release.

U.S. District Judge Troy L. Nunley's sentence was nine months less than what prosecutors had asked for, and that Buckley had apparently agreed to, after his guilty plea on a single count of money laundering.

The former NFL player will pay more than $1.5 million in restitution to claims administrator Gallagher Bassett Services Inc....

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April 10, 2013


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